Cultural Arts Auditions
Waukegan Symphony Orchestra and Concert Chorus
The Waukegan Park District Cultural Arts Division is pleased that you are interested in becoming a member of one of our professionally-led community-based music performance groups. Currently, Stephen Blackwelder is the music director of the Waukegan Symphony Orchestra and the Waukegan Concert Chorus is directed by Randy Casey.
The Music Directors the Waukegan Symphony Orchestra and the Waukegan Concert Chorus are more than happy to arrange an audition with interested vocalists and musicians. Please call the Jack Benny Center for the Arts to be placed in contact with the appropriate director. If leaving a message at the Jack Benny Center 847-360-4740, please include your name, address, phone/email, instrument(s)/vocal range and a good time to get back to you. You may also forward information to firstname.lastname@example.org
We are currently looking for members of the community or area church choirs interested in singing with the Waukegan Concert Chorus for Handel's Messiah at the annual Joseph A. Favero Memorial "Do it Yourself" Messiah. This year the concert will be performed Saturday, December 21. Please call 847-360-4740 to be placed on a list to receive updated information on choral rehearsals for this wonderful community event!
Bowen Park Theatre Company
The production requires two female and one male. Female actors with one in her early 20s and the other in her late 40s and male actor is in the mid to late 20s. Auditions will be an open call with cold readings from the script. Click here for more information.
Please call 847-360-4740 for information.
Acts to Follow
Acts to Follow is a theatre group housed at the Jack Benny Center for the Arts, 39 Jack Benny Drive- Bowen Park, Waukegan, IL. Three times a year a published one-act play and an original short are performed for audiences. Please bring a headshot and resume to the audition and be prepared for a cold read from the script. There is no pay. Please feel free to call 847-360-4740 if you have any questions. A message will be forwarded to Acts to Follow.
There are no auditions scheduled at this time.
The group is always looking for playwrights interested in submitting an unpublished one-act or an original short play by mail or in person to Jack Benny Center for the Arts Attn: Acts to Follow, 39 Jack Benny Drive, Waukegan, IL 60087 or via email to email@example.com. For further information in regards to submitting a play or if you are interested in auditions for the Bowen Park Theatre Company or Acts to Follow, please call the Jack Benny Center for the Arts at 847-360-4740. Partial sponsorship of the Cultural Arts programs is through a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, an agency of the State of Illinois.
If you are interested in being placed on the Bowen Park Theatre Company's email list for audition updates please send your information to firstname.lastname@example.org